The Wick Theatre Presents America Swings

America Swings! July 3 – July 3, 2021 Tickets: $65-$75   Our cabaret is back in full swing beginning with a gala Independence Day celebration featuring celebrated jazz singer Stephanie Nakasian and New York based trumpeter and vocalist Benny Benack, III. The Gold Coast Banjo Club will greet you in the lobby with a wonderful performance. There will […]

SMDCAC Presents Allan Harris: Kate’s Soul Food

Allan Harris performs songs from his highly anticipated new recording entitled “Kate’s Soul Food.” Featuring all original songs penned by Harris, it highlights his uniquely soulful jazz and blues influences by paying homage to his Aunt Kate whose restaurant “Kate’s Home Cooking” located near the Apollo Theater, was where the Apollo performers dined when they […]

Bayfront Jazz Festival 2021

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The 1st edition of the highly anticipated Bayfront Jazz Festival will take place on April 30thand May 1st, 2021, featuring legends of Jazz and Cuban music in an open-air iconic venue. Hosted by Melrose Media at the FPL Solar Amphitheater at Bayfront Park in Miami, the Bayfront Jazz Festival will begin Friday, April 30th, which […]

The David Kikoski Quartet featuring Eric Alexander

David Kikoski has had a long career as one of the New York area’s swingingest pianists. His band features NY all-stars with renowned tenor saxophonist Eric Alexander, bassist Joe Martin and the incomparable drummer, Billy Hart. The online-only concert is April 17 @ 8:00 pm – 10:00 pm EDT, South Florida JAZZ on ViewStub. The […]

Dan Tepfer in “Bach to the Future”

Dan Tepfer in “Bach to the Future” On Saturday, March 20 at 8 PM EDT (GMT – 4:00), the astonishing pianistic and technological talent of Dan Tepfer will be on display as he follows the arc of J.S. Bach and his impact on modern jazz in “Bach to the Future,” an incredible journey. This concert, […]

Frost Concert Jazz Band—Music from Home

Dafnis Prieto, director Roxana Amed, guest vocalist Guillermo Ospina, percussion Frost is our home for music. This concert will feature some spectacular music from our very own faculty, such as professors John Daversa and Dafnis Prieto. The concert will have a very special guest: Roxana Amed, singing a beautiful arrangement of Cucurrucucú Paloma by our […]

Ledisi’s Nina & Me Honoring Nina Simone

LEDISI’S NINA & ME is a beautifully orchestrated mixture of classical, jazz and rhythm & blues with a riveting narrative of the musical bond between an artist from one era influenced by a legend from the past. Ledisi revisits her roots in jazz while performing her classics reimagined with strings and big band horns while […]